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Anne Frank, in her family’s eyes

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/twelve_twelve/article/anne_frank_in_her_familys_eyes_20120523

Anne Frank, the single most famous name among the six million victims of the Shoah, entered the realm of history and literature with the posthumous publication of her own diary and has been used — and, some would argue, abused — by others who have depicted her on the stage and screen, in novels and comic books. So much so that the flesh-and-blood Anne Frank has wholly disappeared under the accretion of myth and magical thinking.

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